Joining Irish Army (1947)
Interviewed for MAOHP - 11/07/2017
Reference Code: IE_MA_MAC_006_MAOHP_022_A
Location(s): Custume Barracks
Retired Barrack Quarter Master Sergeant Paul Cushnan is a native of Athlone, whose father had been in the British army. Cushnan joined the Irish Army in 1947 and retired as Barrack Quarter Master Sergeant. In July 2017, Cushnan offered his memoires to the MAOHP. Here, he speaks about his joining the army in March 1947.